Goodbye 'Madiba' (President Nelson Mandela)

Special Edition of 'Grapevine' Remembers A True Icon   Share with us your thoughts, as we say goodbye to 'Tata Madiba', South Africa's first Black President.   Mandela's body was transported Saturday from an air force base in Pretoria to South Africa's...

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Nelson Mandela Day celebrated worldwide

Mandela in hospital for his 95th birthday, condition improving Many nations are set to honour Nelson Mandela on his 95th birthday, which happens to be Nelson Mandela International Day.   The family of Mandela says that he has made “dramatic progress” in his...

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Mandela now in critical but stable condition

Former South African leader’s health has improved Nelson Mandela’s health improved overnight and although his condition remains critical, it is now stable.   One of Mandela’s daughters said that he was still opening his eyes and reacting to the touch of his...

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